Anita Anand with Arifa Akbar – Women, Suffrage and the Vote

Date.

30 April 2015

Time.

18.30 – 20.00

Venue.

Asia House, New Cavendish Street, London, W1G 7LP

 

BBC Journalist Anita Anand gave a talk on Sophia Duleep Singh as part of the 2015 Asia House Bagri Foundation Literature Festival. Arifa Akbar, literary editor of The Independent chaired the interesting talk, which discussed the role women play in shifting the political outcome, revisiting the issue of women’s historical involvement in suffrage movements and highlighting aspects of the 2015 UK General Election.

 

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